A Complete Guide to Understanding Blog Bounce Rate

     Today we discuss your blog or websites bounce rate.  We will begin with what is a “bounce rate”, the difference between a bounce rate and exit rate, and finally after you have a deeper understanding what you can do to reduce bounce rate and give your readers an enjoyable experience while visiting your site.

     Let’s begin by being honest for a moment.  I love writing.  I enjoy watching as a piece of content is created and I know what I am writing will help someone build their business.  What I HATED was the technical side of the business.   

     I was like feeding a child only wanting to eat (do) what I liked and refused to eat my veggies.  But, I realized if I persisted in this mind set and refused to learn Google Analytics, then like a child refusing to eat what was healthy, my blog would evidently wither and die!

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AWeber Alternatives: Who Has The Best ROI

AWeber Alternatives:

aweber alternatives

 

     Selecting the most appropriate Email Marketing software is a significant stride for your Email marketing success. Aweber is the pioneer of Email marketing software for bloggers and Internet marketers.  But, there are also several Aweber alternatives for you which offer a boundless number of  tools to help subscribers build their email list.  So, if for some reason you don’t want the BEST autoresponder on the market and looking for something a little more affordable, here are three Aweber Alternatives to help you…

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How to Use Twitter Cards to Grow Your Blog Traffic and Business

How to Use Twitter Cards to Grow Your Blog and Business

      In the video below, I share how a company tweeted a promotion they were running.  It was a beautifully crafted Tweet and copy for the image was great.  But, their campaign fell short when they used the Ol Fashion method and just “Tweeted” their message out!  What you are about to read is going to EXPLODE your Twitter Marketing.  Here’s why Using a Twitter Card would have been more effective… Continue reading “How to Use Twitter Cards to Grow Your Blog Traffic and Business”

Drowning in Obscurity: How to Build Your Personal Brand Online

Drowning in Obscurity

Building Your Personal Brand Online

     Let’s be honest a minute.  I didn’t begin my online career to be shackled to my computer.  Did you?

     Day after day, posting my time away.  If that was the goal, I could have stayed in corporate America drawing a steady check.  God knows.  In the beginning, I could have used it.

      Those days are gone now.  I look back at the struggles and realize they were all worth it.  Back then, I was drowning in a sea of obscurity.  No one knew who I was.  No one really cared.

     But not today?  Today, I have grown a fan base of prospects so large to talk to everyday, it would drive you mad!  And, it’s a Never Ending Flow!

     Everyday, I can count on SOMEBODY reaching out to me.  In fact, when I wake up I KNOW there is going to be no less then 20 messages to reply to! – Nice problem to have right?

     Well, if your going to have the measure of success I have had, your going to have to Learn How to Brand Yourself Online.  Your going to have to Learn to Prospect.  And, your going to have to learn how to be ready for a ton of people wanting to know all about YOU!  And, I learned where to accomplish all three of these things at the same time.

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A Beginners Guide to Proper Email Marketing Campaigns

A Beginners Guide to Proper Email Marketing Campaigns

 (If you have not subscribed to this FREE Email Marketing Course, do so now!)
     We’re winding down to the end of this short course. But we still need to go over a few things so that you can start unlocking the full potential of your email marketing campaigns.
 
   You have heard the stories of people creating a small fortune with their email list. Now, after understanding its role in your marketing endeavors, you realize the importance of building an email list. But, something is wrong. You have followed the advice of the “gurus” to the T and you still are not making a profit.
     What could have gone wrong?  Why have others succeeded where you have failed?  The first thing you need to understand is just because you wrote people from the list doesn’t mean they are going to buy from you instantly.
     
Three Tips to Creating an Effective Email Marketing Campaigns

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Is the New Facebook Algorithm Really a War With Network Marketers?

     Everybody understood it needed to happen. It was just a matter of time. Facebook flexed its “Big Brother” muscles and has released a brand-new Facebook Algorithm.

     This time it is targeting exactly what it calls “engagement bait.” And, it’s another attack on Small Businesses on Facebook!

Is the New Facebook Algorithm Really a War With Network Marketers?

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Email Marketing Basics – Understanding Your Inbox

Email Marketing Basics - Understanding Your Inbox

     We have all heard the saying. “The money is in the list!” And, it stands to reason because email marketing has the highest ROI than any other method of marketing!  And, high open and click through rates increase your profits. In fact, you can not have a successful business if your email open rates or click through rates are to low.

     You may have heard, the average email open rate is between 15% and 25% for marketing emails.  What does that mean? 

      Well if you pay close attention to the numbers, this means only 15-25 people per 100 will even read your messages.

But, is there a way to increase the “average”?

ABSOLUTELY!

     Your first step is to study your email inbox. Today, we take a closer look at three aspects that have caused me to have an open rate of 50, 60 and even 70 percent open rates!  The From Line, The Subject Line and the Email Snippet.

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The Law of Reciprocity: The Secret Ingredient in Network Marketing

The Law ReciprocityLaw of Reciprocity

Jesus shared a parable with His Disciples about the importance of sowing seed upon good, fertal ground.  Now, of course Jesus wasn’t talking about getting Facebook “Likes” for your business page.  His teaching was spiritual. But, the law of reciprocity holds true for the Network Marketer as well.

Today, we discuss Reciprocity:

  • What it is;
  • Why it is so important; and,
  • How without it your business CAN NOT grow!  

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Simple Strategies to Increase Email Click Through Rates

Simple Strategies to Increase Email Click Through Rate

(If you have not subscribed to this FREE Email Marketing Course, do so now!)

Welcome to your Seventh Lesson in Email Marketing.

     Today will will be talking about Email Click Thorough Rates.

You should know, there are three aspects of Email marketing you should be aware of:
  1. The Open Rate;
  2. The Click Through Rate;
  3. And, the Sale.

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What to Do AFTER Content Syndication Using Viral Content Bee Overview

     You clicked publish and now your post is Live!  Then, it’s over to Viral Content Bee (VCB) for content syndication.  After your submission,  now what?  Is it time to sit passively by and HOPE someone shares your content?  A behind the scene look at what you need to do after posting to the Content Syndication1 site called Viral Content Bee. Continue reading “What to Do AFTER Content Syndication Using Viral Content Bee Overview”